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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' North, Longitude: 21° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.60 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"947.34 miwest0° 04' 08.5"4.75 misouth947.55 mi
24 hours11° 37' 01.5"758.36 mieast2° 04' 21.2"142.55 misouth776.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaThu 10:52 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloThu 10:52 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouThu 11:52 PM519 km322 miles280 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaThu 10:52 PM527 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottThu 11:52 PM620 km385 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisThu 11:52 PM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarThu 11:52 PM689 km428 miles372 nmSoutheast SE
RossoThu 11:52 PM699 km434 miles377 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsThu 11:52 PM715 km445 miles386 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaThu 11:52 PM767 km476 miles414 nmNortheast NE
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